Case 116 - Discussion

Uploaded: 2007-09-29, Updated: 2007-10-03

 

 

   

LIVER, BIOPSY:

        - POORLY DIFFERENTIATED ADENOCARCINOMA WITH CLEAR CELL FEATURES

        - BILE DUCT HAMARTOMA AND HYPERPLASIA

     

The immunoprofile of this tumor shows CK7, EMA, CA19/9, and CK8/18 positive.  The negative stains are RCC, PSA, CK20, CDX-2.  The vimentin stain is  non-contributory.  The immunoprofile of this tumor strongly supports biliary ductal primary neoplasm but can not be separated from a pancreatic neoplasm.